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will cause problems in the future and we are getting a look at what still needs to be done. ktvu's tom vacar joins us now, live in the news room where he  is pouring through the paper work. >> reporter: it is plenty of paper work. thousands of items. >> reporter: the bridge that was open labor day meets all requirements but it is not done. punch lists is 8 different lists, 147 pages, details thousands of things still needing work. there are a multitude of modifications, corrections and repairs needed before the contractor can walk away. lists were created by engineers who crawl all over the structure making it a work in progress instead of a final list. many of the items are cosmetic issues like removing rust and repainting, retightening ult bolts -- bolts, installations of washers, replacing temporary bolts with permanent ones were accomplished long ago. most show what list still need attention. i will pour over this all night and tomorrow to see if there are any surprises or major problems. >> reporter: and if you want to see that list we are posting it to www.ktvu.com. tom vacar, ktvu ch
get a ticket for that and the price varies on the jurisdiction. live in petaluma, ken wayne, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> new details in the case of a 14-year-old girl who was hit and killed by a train. we are learning more before the train hit. jenna betti was on the tracks with her girlfriend before the train hit her and tonight her boyfriend is posting about their last moments together. ktvu's ann rubin is in martinez. the community is devastated. >> reporter: that's right. authorities wanted to clear up one aspect of the investigation. they said there has been speculation about a vacuum created by the train that drew the teen towards it. that was not the case. they say the crew members watched as two teens ran from the tracks and one ran back on. >> reporter: students wore pink in her honor, it was jenna betti's favorite color, they hoped it would help them. >> everyone was crying. depressing. >> how is this real? how did this happen? we haven't eveb processed it yesterday -- even processed it yet. >> reporter: jenna betti was hit and killed by a passing train. it appears she was
bring more flooding to this low lying area, which i'm told floods quite often. live in mill valley, ktvu channel 2 news. >> just west of katie, a mud slide blocked highway 1. sent us these pictures, these is near the steep ra vin trail, along the coast. >> large rocks were blocking the northbound lanes, but it was cleared up. >> fire firefighters say their roof gave way under to the weight of rain water. 20 by 20 foot hole, act 2:00 o'clock this afsh. the warehouse stores and produces plastic bags. been in business there since 1971. so far, no estimate on how much it's going to cost to fix. >> to the south bay, where there was rain, flooding, and at least one rescue. ktvu. found himself stranded. >> well, that's right, right now, we're in the al m rock neighborhood. the streets are wet, and we've had rain off and on hard in the last half hour. >> check out eastern santa clara valley late nas afternoon. rain sweep across san jose. most people we spoke with brushed aside any problems. >> there's actually some cars that got stuck in the water. >> i'm loving the rain. >> a few about pros we
are taking. ktvu news at 7 is next. >>> and overflow crowd tonight remembering a young girl who's life was cut short. happening it now, a candle light vigil at martinez jr. high school. hundreds gathering to remember tina betty. that tragic accident was a jenna ran back to retrieve her cell phone. her boyfriend said they had been sitting on the tracks. he saids they ran from the tracks what they heard the train whistle but that jenna went back for her phone and was killed instantly. >>> a major development tonight involving a report of a sexual assault of a transgender student at the hercules high school. police now say there was no assault, that had the student has recanted the story. the school board president said he's relieved this teen wasn't victimized. hing a nones the district has problems but just because the case was a false alarm that doesn't mean all the problems have been solved. he says the district has an opportunity to make changes including getting surveillance cameras. he says cameras could have made a difference in this case. >> if there had been a surveillance syste
. there will be extra counselors on this campus again tomorrow, rocked again by turmoil. debra villalon, ktvu, channel 2 news. >> more news, this attack ups two months after the california transgender rights law. the law is the first of its kind in the nation. just last week, an effort to repeal it failed to garner enough signatures to get on the ballot. >>> police have stepped up patrols. ken pritchett is live at the scene of the first robbery. students have been told to stay alert. >> reporter: it was here on this campus parking lot next to shot field. another robbery, within an hour of that first incident, students were alerted to it by text message, email, and phone. the students are on the golf team, walking home at #k tonight from a day on the links. where they are walking by shot field at 1:00 a.m. saturday morning was the scene of a crime. >> i was pretty scared. i was glad that i was home, and with the doors locked and everything. >> one student was approached by three men. two of them had handguns. >> i got the phone call at like 2:00 p.m., i think. it was kind of explaining everything that h
with claims of bullying and sexual harassment has been hit with violence once again. ktvu's tara moriarty is live in martinez with how hercules high school is responding to an attack of a transgender student in a boys' bathroom. >> reporter: parents and students say they were surprised by this attack recent one -- the second one in just the past few months. this morning, school flirls held an emergency -- officials held an emergency meeting. parents said they were shocked that a male transgender student was sexually assaulted in a bathroom yesterday during school. >> i'm very bothered by it. as parents, we did not receive a phone call. i actually heard from the students. >> reporter: another parent said her kids are worried about safety. >> they said not again, hercules, not our school. please, no. we don't want this. >> reporter: police say a 15- year-old freshman who identifies himself as a male was attacked by three boys ages 16 and 17 after using the boys' bathroom. >> i'm not so surprised if this happened at hercules high school. >> reporter: james rose says he is surprised this part
this new development and you'll hear from him coming up at 6:00. live in hercules, ktvu channel 2 news. >> school administrators were quick to act yesterday in part because they have had issues before with transgender students. just four months ago, another transgender student was involved in a fight at hercules high school. 16-year-old said the fight followed several days of taunting and bullying. the west contra costa school district revised its policies. the action was in response to a federal report issued last fall that said those issues were prevalent at district schools. >>> new at 5:00, an attack on an 80-year-old woman. she was tied up and robbed in her own home. she lives in a quiet subdivision in dublin. paul chambers is live at dublin police department on what action police are taking to address residents fears. paul. >> heather, i spoke with dublin police. they will hold a meeting this week. i have also learned from a woman who asked me not to show her identity. it was not the only thing that happened in that community. >> fourth incident in less than a week. i think it w
bucks when it hosts the game. ktvu channel 2 morning news continues. . >> ole that is not the only thing that was damaged, good morning, this is quite a stretch of damage in el cerrito after a car lost control. they are looking at the damage and checking in on how it could be affecting damage in that area. it is tuesday, march 4th, i am pam cook. >> and i am dave clark, we have rosemary in for steve, good morning, rosemary. >>> storm tracker 2 cap even pick up any rain and it is there and you will find it on your morning drive and let me show you what i mean. we have those clouds in place this morning. very moist air mass continuing to stream even though the storm has passed. photograph a few -- we have a few peeks of sun all of tuesday and here we are, we are still mostly gray but we are dry. temperatures this morning 56 in oakland 54 in fso 53 for napa and i think we will be stuck before we finally get to see the numbers warm up. 67 in fairfield, 65 for san rafael and 67 in mountain view. season all even above the average this time of year but we will be there for mostly cloudy skies.
on the bay bridge, the lights will go out, all ahead on the ktvu channel 2 morning news. complete bay area news coverage starts right now. this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> good morning we want to take you out to the fremont bart station, this is a live station apt the stations this morning and we have live team coverage and it all stems from an investigation so we will take you back out there and get a check on that investigation and on the service delays this morning. it is wednesday, march 5th, i am pam cook. >>> a lot of clouds streaming over us, and a combination of 2 thirds of an inch and we will get a break thursday, friday and saturday and clouds will increase and rain develops and this is looking like a better system. it is a very mild system but look for the breeze to pick up especially the further north you go. up into mendocino but maybe an evening commute could be a little bit tricky. overall we are looking for cloudy conditions, over all, mild companies and rain in the north bay and starting to move south later tonight. starting to move 60s to 70s. >>> and we are okay
of snow today alone. we have team coverage tonight. >>> with ktvu reporters covering today's much needed rain. first to bill martin with how much rain the bay area got today. >> reporter: the morning commute was a mess as you know. we saw one to two inches of rain that continues to impact not just the bay area. over toward, working your way toward fremont. these showers moderate to heavy at times. up here toward vallejo, more scattered showers. driving was messy tonight. visibilities get reduced. these scatters showers like we're seeing over here down near fremont are going to continue throughout the evening hours. fremont getting pretty good rain right now. you can hear it coming down if you're out near the fremont area, margerie drive. we're going to go to san jose and we have heavy rainfall here as well. it's been pretty productive storms coming through the bay area. the showers are going to continue throughout the tonight and they're going to try to push through the bay area weekend. we're going to hear what part of the weekend is going to be the driest. there's more on the way. >>>
they won't make it through the makeover. ktvu is near one group of stores were merchants that they consider closing. >> just across the street businesses are doing fine but here it's a different story. there are signs telling people they can walk through this area but people are not willing to come over here and spend their money. window shopping in berlin game isn't the same when you're surrounded by orange barricades and chain-link fencing. >> it looks like a war zone, the fences are up you know it's not whelping welcoming. >> this street improvement project broke ground last may but as time passes construction is keeping customers away and many merchants are taking a hit. >> i don't think we knew was gonna be this bad. >> she seen a 30-50% decrease in revenue since the start of the year. >> i don't think you know until it's in front of your store and you realize that it is kind of dead. >> her neighbors across the torn up street are hurting to. >> this construction has been going on too long. >> calvin wong has been considering closing his cafi because sales of also be cut in half. >> no
, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> now it hercules, where police reported the transgender studented who reported being assaulted now says it's all alive. the school board president said he is relieved, but the board acknowledges, the district has problems, and says just because this was a failings alarm, it -- false alarm, it doesn't mean they can let down their guard. >> we need to look into that. >> charles ramsey said the district now as an opportunity to effect real change, including getting surveillance cameras at hercules high. he says cameras would have made a real difference both in this case, and in a previous case, where there was a fight at the school, involving another transgender teen. >>> facebook is opening its wallet. and just over an hour ago, the city of menlo park accepted the handout to hire an extra police officer. >> reporter: from this meeting, you would think everyone in menlo park likes this offer. no one stood up to speak and the city council unanimously agreed, and gave it a big thumbs up. the working class. sometimes gritty, and crime ridden streets of bell haven are
where a 77-year-old woman was found dead there early last month. ktvu's katie utehs is live at police headquarters with more on the possible connection between the two cases. >> reporter: heather, neighbors tell me in the fruitvale area, they see and hear plenty, but often stay quiet to protect their families. several people told me today off camera they believe the cases are connected and it's a theory police are investigating. >> we feel it is not random. >> reporter: a gruesome early morning discovery has unnerved people living along oakland's 34th avenue near foot hill boulevard. >> that's what the danger s you don't know where you stand. >> reporter: around 4:15, firefighters extinguished a burning body. you can see them looking down from a neighbor's roof, towards the body located between a fence and an apartment complex. lieutenant henderson jordan says homicide detectives arrived shortly after. >> they are treating the incident as a suspicious death. >> reporter: police say the body, indistinguishable as far as age and identity, was a man. neighbors we spoke with think today's
're live in martinez tonight, cara liu, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> scattered showers spread across much of the bay area today. we want to show you now a live look on storm tracker ( 2. most of the rain has moved farther north. >> reporter: this latest round of stormy weather has finally opened its terrain. and eager to play in the snow for the first time ever a family from salinas spent the day racing up and down the snow covered hillside. >>> and areas that burned are now a concern for hill slides. >>> crews welcomed for more than eight hours through the night to try to reach the hikers authorities say they were finally able to hoist the four up and out of danger using a helicopter. >>> the rain has mostly moved out of the bay area for what was a wet weekend for most. >> the storm basically fizzing out. this was a second storm of the week. the strongest one for parts of the state. look at the rainfall totals over the past few days. basically the opposite what you would expect the over all pattern. eureka gets the most. over southern california 8-1/2 inches of rainfall. that was the wh
for students and see if they have anything planned in her memory. tara moriarty ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> water-main break is keeping crews busy up there and this is what we are talking about. it happened on the parkway at los gatos avenue. the water-main belongs to the water recycling for irrigation and brian flores is in the area and we will have more on that coming up. >>> they are continuing to search for a man who has been missing for five days. the father and daughter had dinner and she watched him drive away towards san rafael but he never arrived at the retirement community. they have also caused a problem and maybe contusions set in. >> there is no sign of the car he was driving. it has a missing hub cab. hundreds -- hub cap. hundreds of flyers have been posted throughout the county. >>> they are trying to offer four-year degrees at community colleges. live from san jose, you have been talking to students offering -- offering more. >> you can see there is a charter bus behind me and they will board those buses and is 38 degrees and they are urging support for public educatio
fighting for their lives including a toddler this is ktvu channel 2 news at noon. >> reporter: high school students are mourninging the lost of a friend she was struck and killed by a fray train yesterday. she was 14 years old, here is more on how the school is handling the news. >> reporter: some students found out as they arrived to campus that morning so you can imagine what a difficult day has already been. >> reporter: 14-year-old jenna betty was struck and killed by the fray trains. >> she was always laughing she was always sitting at the lunch table laughing. >> reporter: just hours after, jenna's mother posted this, she was sitting on the train tracks with her boyfriend, the horn blew to alert them. she cleared and dropped her phone and the train creates a vacuum and suction you in and we are beyond devastated. >>> students don't know what to do with the feelings they have. some students are saying, let's wear pink because it was her favorite color. >> students wore pink clothes and condolences have been out, r i p jenna betty. she had a smile and she was always a phenomenal athlet
driver caused a city block's worth of damage and what's being investigated as a dui crash. ktvu's alex savidge has been at the scene since 4:30 this morning. he will show us more of the damage coming up in just a few minutes. it is tuesday, march 4th. good morning, once again. i'm tori campbell. >> good morning. i'm dave clark. >>> let's check weather and traffic. rosemary is in for steve. do we need an umbrella? >> yeah, we may, just for these morning hours. i think once we get past the two or three hours, we'll be in good shape. stormtracker2 not picking up on any radar. but the drizzle is still falling and below the beam. can't show you any green in our area. but it's damp out there. the roads are slick. the drizzle continues to follow in addition to patchy fog in many areas. if we get up the hill, we have a light scattered shower falling. this is winding down. 4 to 8 inches reported for the higher elevations. i will have a look at some of our rainfall totals in the last 24 hours coming up in just a moment. but i have to take you back through the evening commute yesterday. and then
updated as well. brian flores, ktvu channel 2 news. >> we'll check back for an update. if you are headed out the door, we will have continuing coverage of the brt delays on mobile ktvu and ktvu.com. you can also fool us on twitter and took for the latest updates. >>> 7:06. new this morning, oakland mayor jean quan cast a tie-breaking vote in favor of a controversial new surveillance center. >> the mayor has cast an aye vote. and the item passes. [chanting] >> there were jeers in city council chambers -- in the city council chambers. this will be a central base for collecting information from the police, surveillance cameras. opponents fear it will be used to spy on people. mayor quan trying to ease fears voted for a measure that only covers surveillance at the port of oakland and not the entire city. >>> 7:07. the hercules high school transgender student who reported a hate crime attack has recanted that story. the teen who is by logically female had told police he was leaving a boys' bathroom at the school monday morning when three other boys attacked him. police say in a followup inter
entered this morning and the statement his lawyer read in the courtroom, it's all ahead on the ktvu channel 2 morning news. . >>> good morning, you are taking a live look at osgood road in fremont and you can see there is a lot in the roadway from the spill, that road remains shut down. this crash injured three people including a four-year-old child. alex savage has more and why both drivers may be at fault. it is monday, i am claudine wong in for pam cook. >> let's talk about weather, steve is over there. >> we have increasing clouds, a little bit is falling and our system will continue to spread in a lot of your cover. it is really not that cool all know livermore is 45. 52 with some light rain, increasing clouds throughout the day, a few impulse impulses and the rain will be to the north between wednesday night and thursday and that's a little undone and it is spot on for the north bay and they will be picking up highs today and lows and it is getting busier as you drive in from vallejo to berkeley and that is taking 20 minutes which is not an unusual drive time testimony but bet
in fremont at the spot of another serious crash. this one is at washington and olive streets. ktvu's alex savidge just arrived on scene and is gathering details. we'll have a live report in a minute. it's monday, march 3rd. i'm tori campbell. >> i'm dave clark. >>> let's talk about weather and traffic. we have rosemary in for steve. >> good morning to you. it is sun up. but not shining on us. take a look at all of this gray. you can even detect a few rain cells on the scene. let's get to the north bay. we're mostly cloudy. we remain mainly dry. perhaps a little bit of drizzle out there this morning. coming in, in time for your afternoon commute. and for the north bay, it will be sooner than that. let me time it out for you. picking it up this morning, still to the north of us. as we get into 8:00, 9:00. it creeps into sonoma county. as we get into the lunch hour, it doesn't go any farther than that. here we are in the noontime, still over the north bay, perhaps over parts of sonoma county. as we get into 2:00, 3:00, things start to change. it begins to fill in along the central and south
, we will tell you what they are saying about the assault. it isit's all ahead on the ktvu channel 2 morning news this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> good morning, we want to take you down to san jose this morning. we are live on the scene, highway patrol are investigating a body found on a freeway off ramp, it is -- has closed that off ramp as the investigation continues. janine de la vega is down there this morning and we will check in with her, more on this investigation and how it is a affecting traffic and we will be with her in just a moment. march 4th, i am pam cook. >> let's talk about weather and traffic, rosemary is in for steve? >>> we are waking up to plenty testify gray and the system moved -- plenty of gray and the system moved. take a look, it is 5:00 and now we have a few popping up by 10:00 or so and we have mainly dry and by the under much hour we will be dry over the next few hours. 155 redwood city 155 in livermore and 55 in after moon bay -- half-moon bay take a look at some of these numbers, 66 expected in oakland into the north bay, mid-60s for areas like
costs $950. in mill valley, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> in south bay flooding caused problems for drivers the driver of this one car got stuck on santa clara street near stockton avenue in san jose where a large pool of water collected on the roadway. cell phone video showing that driver in waist deep attar. minutes late -- water. minutes later a white car travelling the opposite direction got stuck. that section of road was temporarily closed. >>> san jose flooding, near taylor street, prompting closure. cal trans officials say they discovered the pump that used to drain water, wasn't working. they blame predawn thieves who stole copper wiring. workers had to bring in this mobile pump because thieves also knocked out a back up pump. >>> stormy weather lead to hundreds of hour outages. the down force hit last night and this morning there was a lull before it picked up strength this afternoon. heavy rain, many people worried about flooding especially those along the river. again mark will be back shortly with a full forecast and ktvu.com view more video of today's storm clicking on the lin
until 7:00 this morning and this is between auto mall parkway and mark hill road, ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> investigation continues into the death of a young girl. they confirmed her. she was hit and killed by a freight train as we walked on the tracks with her boyfriend. it happened while many people in that area were hiking and biking. >> i really don't want to see something tragic like that, i think it is really sad and my heart goes out to the people involved. >> tara moriarty will join us in our next half hour. >>> all votes and legislations have been postponed and the nation's capital is bracing for a 10th of an inch of new snow. this is expected to affect people from coast to coast. they are issuing winter warnings for about 106 million people. so far 2000 flights across the county have been canceled. airlines are reluctant to fly and receive bad weather. they are currently experiencing delays for almost 90 minutes, a couple of flights out of washington d.c. and they are now canceled no problems out of oakland. and as we move across the country, they can also be see
. the teen killed by sheriff's deputies. today, ktvu talked with the man who said is he unfairly taking the fall, katie? >> reporter: speaking out for the first time, the former head of security said his guards were merely following the mall's conduct. >>> santa rosa plaza security guards aapproached people wearing andy lopez t shirts. nicole showed us the video and explained what happened a few days following the incident >>> they said "you need to remove your shirt. it's not allowed in the mall. or you need to live." it was so embarrassing, humiliating and frustrating. >> reporter: the former head of security for the mall is sharing his side. >> for our procedure, we inform our security people no one would be allowed in the mall with signs, t shirts, anything that is relevant toed protest. >> reporter: it's a procedure that may have cost him his job. >> my personal feelings are totally irrelevant. i have a responsibility to protect the assets of the mall. i did that. we did that and now we are being thrown under the bus for it. >> >> reporter: following the confrontation between the g
in the newsroom, ktvu news. >>> dozens of juveniles are unpray basion. a team of officers check on those teens at the school and their homes. we went with them to see what it means to keep those kids in compliance. >> 1049 high school for compliance. >> more than a dozen officers went out on this rainy day with one person, to check in on teens who are in trouble with the laws. >> we're here to snake sure the students don't reoffend. >> the juveniles on the list are on probation. these compliance checks happen at random every month. this he go to high schools to make sure the kids are in class. >> just letting you know we're doing compliance checks for a couple of probationers. >> if the number of officers surprises you some of these kids are in trouble for serious crimes, include violent crime. >> gun possession, pet i think think theft. >> so, after they're taken out of class, they are searched first before juvenile officers check their attendance records and lockers. >> they don't just check them from school, they are cuffed and officers put them in the back of police cars and bring them hom
are hoping to get another update and bring that to you in 30 minutes. we have ktvu news. >>> oakland police investigating an overnight deadly shooting. it happened last night on garfield avenue. they found a woman who was shot to death. police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding that shooting. oakland list are trying to figure out if the discovery of a badly burned body in an alley way is connected to a homicide investigation last months. they discovered it in an alley on fourth avenue. >> that is the same complex where they found the body of a # 7-year-old woman who had been bound and gagged. >> we tonight know, this is the man found in the alley and this will be conducted tomorrow. >>> ukraine's prime minister to send troops to crimea, acicular ration of war. >> we are on the brink of the disaster. >> there was no reason for the russian federation to invade you can crane. > >> the new development comes after they claim control of crimea. to called the intervention in the crisis, -- to called this a problem. and -- president obama is amid the troops. and this ises nationa
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